Tuesday, 18 August 2015

Lindisfarne, Jekyll & Dried Onions

Last weekend we visited Lindisfarne  

Not far from the Castle is another national treasure: A walled garden designed by Gertrude Jekyll

The centre of the garden was a square bed of sedum surrounded by silver leaved plants.  I've never seen this plant being given such a prominant role. The effect was stunning and provided a contrast to the swathes of vibrant colour in the peripheral borders.

Back home it was time to bring the onions in 

 to dry off in the greenhouse.

1 comment:

  1. The onions seem to have enjoyed this year - I guess something had to